Study for your TEFL certificate in Barcelona

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Are you looking for a TEFL course in Spain? Are you thinking about going travelling or working abroad? Barcelona is one of most popular cities in Europe to take a TEFL course and you have the rest of Europe right at your fingertips.

Oxford TEFL is located in the centre of Barcelona and we provide the Cambridge CELTA. This is the most recognized TEFL certification by employers in the world. The course combines project work, observed teaching practice and input sessions with experienced tutors. Take advantage of this opportunity to meet people from all over the world while you study in this vibrant city.

Below are some of the reasons why we think you should come and study with us at Oxford TEFL.

Visa Support:

If you are a non-EU citizen looking for a way to study a TEFL course and teach English abroad, Oxford TEFL provides a visa support service which will help you every step of the way in order to obtain a visa to study or work legally. We give you with all the information you need to make the best decision for your situation, provide you with the letter necessary to apply for your visa and guide you throughout the process. We have an almost 100% success rate when obtaining visas for those from the United States, Canada and Australia.

Dedicated Careers Support:

We go that extra mile when helping you to secure work. As an Oxford TEFL graduate, you will receive unlimited face to face meetings with our dedicated TEFL careers advisers, participate in mock interviews, receive help writing your CV specifically for the TEFL industry, and advice about best places to find work. Your CV can be sent to our contacts at language schools worldwide and if you decide to move to another country, you are entitled to receive this service from any of our centres. For regular updates on the latest TEFL job offers, our Oxford Tefl Jobs Facebook page will allow you to find the best opportunities available, every day. Find out more about our careers service.


We have trained over 3000 teachers from all over the world. Since we opened in 1998 we have continuously been searching for ways to make improvements to our courses in order to meet our trainee’s needs. Learn more about us.


Become part of the Oxford TEFL community by attending our events, regular pub nights, joining our online platforms and getting to know some of our team who are teachers, trainers, authors, public speakers and active in the TEFL industry. Read about our team here.


The Cambridge CELTA is a qualification recognized by the British Council and by schools worldwide. Other TEFL programs may have little recognition beyond the city or country where the course is offered. Find out more about Cambridge accreditation.

Class sizes:

Our courses of between 8 and 16 trainees are dynamic and with just 3 – 5 trainees per teaching practice group, we are able to provide maximum attention to all our trainees. Learn more about the course

Value for money:

Oxford TEFL’s Cambridge CELTA course is competitively priced and low-cost accommodation is available.

Prices from €1500 –  View course dates and prices.

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After doing an insane amount of research for a language school to take my TEFL certification, I decided Oxford TEFL was the best option. The deciding factor was the careers and visa support. As an American, I knew that there would be numerous obstacles I would face when applying for a visa. The school was very attentive during this stressful time, and made the visa application process so easy. Continue reading